News and Articles About Starting Up
A self-taught engineer turned entrepreneur who helped unlock protected DVDs in the '90s shares his thoughts on programming, startup VISAs and whom he admires in tech.
If you're in the rarefied position of being able to attract investor dollars, these three young founders have some advice for you.
When launching a new company, a good idea goes a long way. But a healthy dose of moxie may be what pushes a startup over the edge into success.
Inspired by QR-code technology, Juan Murdoch created cotton pajamas printed with a series of dots; when scanned with a smartphone, each dot launches one of 47 narrated bedtime stories,
Being acquired by a bigger company early in your venture's life cycle can be a sweet deal in its own right.
Starting a new business is an emotional roller coaster. That's why it helps to make a living out of what you love. Here's how to get there.
No idea, no problem. Platforms like Upstart and Pave allow entrepreneurs to crowdfund from accredited investors in exchange for a small cut of their future incomes.
Don't over-think it: Embrace your inner 5-year-old and go with your gut.
Practical tips for turning a product idea into a consumer must-have.
How to understand venture capital's herd mentality.
Getting an app off the ground isn't easy. Here are five steps to help make your first hundred days more manageable.
For our series College Treps, founder of real estate software company Rivolix offers up advice on what aspiring entrepreneurs should do when starting up.
Five strategies for starting a business from the CEO and co-founder of web site creation and hosting service Weebly.
Our hyper-intense, super-condensed guide to launching a new profitable business.
You may not be as technologically brilliant as Jack Dorsey or Aaron Levie, but you can adopt their intense competitiveness.
A good business idea needs a healthy dose of momentum to get it going. Here are five steps to help you get there.
So many of today's most successful innovations were started by young entrepreneurs -- from Facebook to Google to Microsoft. Did you miss your innovation window?
Sometimes starting a business seems like the best antidote to having a boss and job you don't like. But there's more to it than that. Here are three key factors to consider.
Celebrate all things entrepreneurial at Denver Startup Week, the Be Great Fest promotes LA startup ecosystem, practice your public speaking at Impact Hub, unleash your social media super-powers at the Social Media Strategies Summit . . . This week's notable news and startup events.
Starting your own business couldn't be a better idea with these three factors lined up for you.
Before pumping every last dime and ounce of sweat into launching your business idea, test it out with these four strategies.
For aspiring young entrepreneurs, studying something as seemingly unrelated to business as fine art or anthropology might end up teaching you way more than you realize.
The fundamentals of business plan writing remain the same, but there are some crucial changes these days that you should keep in mind when crafting your plan.
These U.S. metro regions have the highest ratio of tech startups compared to the national average.
In her new book Do Cool Sh*t, social entrepreneur Miki Agrawal talks about the importance of choosing an entrepreneurial venture based on fulfillment.